Stores Assistant – Pharmacy

Life Cosmos Hospital
Stores Assistant – Pharmacy

A vacancy exists for a Stores Assistant based at Life Cosmos Hospital, Mpumalanga, reporting to , Pharmacy Manager, Sisa Luphahla.  The successful candidate will contribute to the effective management of stock in Pharmacy as well as the rest of the hospital.

Critical Outputs
  • Accurate packing of stock orders for departments within the hospital.
  • Timeous delivery and distribution of stock throughout the hospital.
  • Daily packing of shelves and housekeeping within pharmacy store.
  • Actively participate is stock cycle counts and investigation of variances on a monthly basis.
  • Collection and delivery service to all areas in hospital.
  • Handling of queries and timeous follow-ups.
  • Maintaining the marketing relations of the pharmacy.
  • Assist with general stores duties.
  • Receiving of stock from providers.
  • Grade 12
  • Computer proficiency and exposure to an on-line computer system.
  • Previous Pharmacy Store Assistant experience essential.
  • Ability to function within a team and meet set goal targets.
  • Must be able to handle the physical demands of a labour intensive function.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Willing to work flexi hours
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgments
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awarenessa

Rialta Marais

013 653 8045
086 206 4672
Closing date
Thursday, August 18, 2022

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

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Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please note that Life Healthcare has a mandatory Covid vaccination policy.

Only vaccinated external candidates will also be considered.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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